2020 Festival Partners

The Junior League of Little Rock/Little Readers Rock is a partner for the events at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Children’s Library & Learning Center.

Baring Cross Bridge Sponsors

arkansas humanities council logo

Dishongh Fund

Broadway Bridge Sponsors

NEA Big Read logo

Main Street Bridge Sponsors

ProSmart Printing

logo for kuar fm 89.1

Department of Arkansas Heritage

Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau

Oxford American

wordsworth books logo

Central Arkansas Library System Foundation Logo

Junction Bridge Sponsors

Capital Hotel

arkansas state library logo

Clinton Presidential Center

UA Little Rock

Department of English

cache logo

Rock Island Bridge Sponsors

Christ Episcopal Church

Phillip Huddleston

Argenta Reading Series

clinton schoool of public service logo

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center logo

Arkansas Times

Literacy Action of Central Arkansas logo

I-30 Bridge Sponsors

root cafe logo

Sibling Rivalry Press

ESSE Purse Museum

Marlena West

Hearne Fine Art / Pyramid Books logo

Museum of Discovery

Residence Inn Downtown Little Rock logo

Western Hills Elementary

Chicot Elementary

Book Club Campaign Contributors

Book Club Campaign Chairs

Susan Santa Cruz
Gael Sammartino

The Traveling Companions Bookclub in Honor of May Griebel

Mary Wohlleb
Joe Crow & Virginia Flynn
Alvah J. And Mary F. Nelson
Martin E. & Melissa Bair Thoma
Ronald H. & Marsha H. Winters
H.H. and Barbara Hawes
Brigita Gardner

Individual Contributors

Laura Stanley, Bill & Cathy Spivey, Susan Conley, Kevin Jones, Jean Matchett, Brad Mooy, Lynn Parker, Carol Chappell, Judy Lansky, Mark Christ, Gina Kokes, Amy Bradley-Hole, Annick Dellman-Schafer, Mary Dillard, Jan Emberton, Audrey Evans, Sally Goss, Libby Grobmyer, Mary Cynthia Hess, Susan Johnson, Hallie Lindsey, Marilynn Porter, Susan Russell, Cathy Slater, Myrna Thomas, Linda VanBlaricom, Gladys Whitney, Susan Goldner, Bettina Brownstein, Donna Cavr, Dana Landrum, La Reina Fuentes, Andrea Bevernitz, Amber Davis, Jane Doty, Madelyn Ganos, Betsy Johnson, Tameka Lee, Cas Rifkin, Donna Sammons, Lynna Schonert

Book Club Contributors

Cheaper Than Therapy, No Name Book Club, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Glitterature – for Jewelry Lovers, Montagne Court Page Turners, Third Tuesday, Third Thursday, Most Fabulous Book Club (MFBC) and Employee Giving

Special Thanks

Jama Best, Bryan Borland, Amy Bradley-Hole, Phyllis Britton, Kevin Brockmeier, Guy Choate, Jeff Condran, Amanda Copley, Anita Davis, Jan Emberton, Kirsten Fruchey, Madelyn Ganos, Lindsey Gray, Garbo Hearne, Phillip Huddleston, Larnie Hughes, Stacy Hurst, Whitney Hu, Betsy Johnson, Dana Kaye, Michelle Bailey Keahey, J.P. Langston, Stephanie Maxwell, Gary Miller, Beth Nelsen, Bob Razer, Marci B. Robertson, Stacy Sells, Kevin Stanbery, Elizabeth Stanley, Laura Stanley, Mia Stark, Ragan Sutterfield, Jessica Szenher, Denise Turlier, Nathan Vandiver, Greg Wagnon, Brittany Wheeler, Jennifer White, Mick Wiggins, Jeff Williams, Mary Remmel Wohlleb, Erin Wood, Melissa Woods

Festival Staff and Volunteers

Brad Mooy – Festival Coordinator

A group of dedicated volunteers assists Festival Coordinator Brad Mooy with planning the Festival
Jennifer White – WITS chair
Amy Bradley-Hole – moderator chair
Phillip Huddleston, Larnie Campbell, and Grace Lytle – Maker’s Alley & Music chairs
Melissa Woods – festival guides chair
El-Noor Akhter and Betsy Johnson – festival guides vice chairs

Talent committee: Eliza Borne, Amy Bradley-Hole, Kevin Brockmeier, Garbo Hearne, Phillip Huddleston, Janis Kearney, Brad Minnick, Susan Santa Cruz, and Dorian Stuber.